The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Architect
Rank 891 920 880
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Architect 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £83,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £69,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £89,250
UK excluding London average salary £92,500 £57,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+60.86% -20.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cyber Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cyber Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect within the UK.

Cyber Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

Cyber Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 11 £75,000 +7.14% 3
South East - 6 £76,250 -
London +10 4 £72,500 +3.57% 2
Hampshire - 3 £92,500 -
Hook - 3 £92,500 -
City of London +26 2 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £99,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £99,500 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £99,500 -

Cyber Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cyber Security Architect in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 29 (78.38%) Security Architecture
3 26 (70.27%) Information Security
4 21 (56.76%) CISSP
5 15 (40.54%) CISM
6 14 (37.84%) Degree
7 12 (32.43%) Finance
7 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
9 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
9 10 (27.03%) Network Security
9 10 (27.03%) Identity Management
10 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
11 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
11 8 (21.62%) Protective Monitoring
12 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
12 7 (18.92%) Security Management
13 6 (16.22%) Firewall
13 6 (16.22%) SSL
13 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
13 6 (16.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (13.51%) Malware Detection\Protection
14 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (13.51%) CRISC
14 5 (13.51%) LAN
14 5 (13.51%) WAN
14 5 (13.51%) Middleware

Cyber Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cyber Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Network Security
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) SSL
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) PKI
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 29 (78.38%) Security Architecture
3 26 (70.27%) Information Security
4 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.03%) Identity Management
6 8 (21.62%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (18.92%) Security Management
7 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (13.51%) Malware Detection\Protection
10 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
11 3 (8.11%) SABSA
11 3 (8.11%) SIEM
11 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
11 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Data Security
12 2 (5.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) CISSP
2 15 (40.54%) CISM
3 14 (37.84%) Degree
4 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
5 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.51%) CISA
6 5 (13.51%) CRISC
7 4 (10.81%) PhD
7 4 (10.81%) GIAC
7 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Intel
2 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago